Archive for March 2012

IHSA State Finals: Peoria Central and Chicago Simeon Are The 2012 3A/4A Basketball Champs

IHSA State Finals: Peoria Central and Chicago Simeon Are The 2012 3A/4A Basketball Champs
The Proviso East Pirates lost their only game of the year. Unfortunately that loss was a 50-48 decision to give the Chicago Simeon Wolverines an IHSA 4A State Title. The 4A Third Place Game, meanwhile, was won by the Rockford Auburn Knights over the Bloom Township Blazing Trojans 57-46. In 3A, the Peoria Central Lions... Read more »

IHSA Boys Basketball: The Class 3A / 4A Final Four's Are Set. Previews and Tuesday's Super-Sectional Results.

IHSA Boys Basketball: The Class 3A / 4A Final Four's Are Set. Previews and Tuesday's Super-Sectional Results.
The IHSA Class 3A & 4A Final Four’s are all set after Tuesday Night’s Super-Sectionals. In 3A, the Chicago Metro Area will be represented by the Hillcrest Hawks (26-5) and must get by the very formidable Peoria Central Lions (26-3). The winner of that contest would meet the winner of the North Chicago Warhawks (24-6)... Read more »

IHSA March Madness In Home Stretch: 3A & 4A Boys Basketball Super-Sectionals Tuesday - Finals Friday & Saturday! Complete Schedule.

IHSA March Madness In Home Stretch: 3A & 4A Boys Basketball Super-Sectionals Tuesday - Finals Friday & Saturday! Complete Schedule.
The 2011-2012 Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Boys Basketball Season is nearly over and if the Class 3A and 4A Boys State Finals Tournament’s are any bit as exciting as the ones we were given in Class 1A and 2A, well then I would say that the Basketball Gods could only be smiling and filled... Read more »
Advertisement:

2011-2012 IHSA Class 2A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Breese Central Wins 2A!

2011-2012 IHSA Class 2A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Breese Central Wins 2A!
      PREP BASKETBALL: IHSA CLASS 2A STATE FINALS: Championship:  (1) Breese (Central) Cougars 53, (1) Normal (University High) Pioneers 47 Brandon Book had 28 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocks for Breese Central (34-1). Mitch Styczynski had 10 points and 4 rebounds, and Keita Bates-Diop added 7 points and 9 rebounds in the loss... Read more »

2011-2012 IHSA Class 1A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Woodlawn Cardinals Are The Champs!

2011-2012 IHSA Class 1A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Woodlawn Cardinals Are The Champs!
      PREP BASKETBALL: IHSA CLASS 1A STATE FINALS Title Game: Woodlawn Cardinals Defeat Carrollton Hawks 48-45 Christian Hollenkamp had 15 points and 7 rebounds, Gabe Owens scored 11 points and A.J. Webb added 11 for Woodlawn (29-5). Joey Coonrod had 16 points and 17 rebounds, Jordan Harr had 12 points and 6 rebounds,... Read more »

2011-2012 IHSA Class 4A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Super-Sectionals Set! Latest Results / Remaining Schedule

2011-2012 IHSA Class 4A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Super-Sectionals Set! Latest Results / Remaining Schedule
      Friday March 9, 2012 Results: IHSA 4A SECTIONAL FINALS CHICAGO (CHICAGO STATE) SUPER-SECTIONAL GLENVIEW (GLENBROOK SOUTH) SECTIONAL Game 3: (5) Evanston (Twp.) 62, (7) Skokie (Niles North) 42 SUMMIT (ARGO) SECTIONAL Game 3: (1) Chicago (Chicago Simeon) 65, (7) Chicago (Chicago Marist) 44 DeKALB (NIU) SUPER-SECTIONAL BARRINGTON SECTIONAL Game 3: (1) Gurnee... Read more »
Advertisement:

2011-2012 IHSA Class 3A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Super-Sectionals Set! Latest Results / Remaining Schedule

2011-2012 IHSA Class 3A Boys Basketball State Finals Tournament: Super-Sectionals Set! Latest Results / Remaining Schedule
      Friday March 9, 2012 Results: IHSA 3A SECTIONAL FINALS DeKALB (NIU) SUPER-SECTIONAL PEORIA (BRADLEY UNIVERSITY) SECTIONAL Site: Bradley Renaissance Coliseum Game 3: (1) Peoria (H.S.) 56, (1) Washington 53 (OT) SYCAMORE (SYCAMORE H.S.) SECTIONAL Game 3: (1) Rockford (East) 63, (3) Aurora (Central Catholic) 51 HOFFMAN ESTATES (H.S.) SUPER-SECTIONAL GLEN ELLYN (GLENBARD... Read more »

IHSA March Madness Tuesday: Super-Sectionals Video Highlights

IHSA March Madness Tuesday: Super-Sectionals Video Highlights
Tuesday’s Super-Sectionals Video Highlights:

Whitney Young Dolphins Cap Undefeated Season With 4A Title: Complete IHSA 4A State Finals Tournament Results

Whitney Young Dolphins Cap Undefeated Season With 4A Title: Complete IHSA 4A State Finals Tournament Results
After the Whitney Young Dolphins claimed a heart-pounding 74-65 quadruple overtime victory over the Bolingbrook Raiders in Monday’s Super-Sectional you just knew that this was the eventual State Champion. I must admit that I believe that that was the game that would define their season and smooth the way for their first state championship since... Read more »
Advertisement:

Three-Peat! Lombard Montini Lady Mustangs Win IHSA 3A Title - Complete IHSA 3A State Finals Tournament Results

Three-Peat! Lombard Montini Lady Mustangs Win IHSA 3A Title - Complete IHSA 3A State Finals Tournament Results
The Lady Mustangs of Lombard Montini have become only the third girls team in state history to win three Illinois (IHSA) State basketball Titles in a row. Bolingbrook and Teutopolis are the others. No girls program has won four in a row, but given the success of their talented underclassmen (in a year some thought... Read more »